Hayden is the Head of the Corporate practice in the Cayman Islands. He has significant experience advising a broad range of clients in respect of the establishment, restructuring, management and termination of Cayman hedge funds and private equity funds. His broad corporate and commercial experience also includes advising on joint venture arrangements, secondary market transactions, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, liquidations and Cayman regulatory issues. In the banking and finance area, Hayden advises lenders and borrowers in respect of the structuring and negotiation of loans often secured by credit default swap protection and segregated pools of illiquid assets.
Prior to joining Mourant Ozannes Hayden spent nearly six years with a leading offshore law firm in the Cayman Islands and before that he worked at Minter Ellison in Australia.
Hayden has obtained a Bachelor of Business at the University of Queensland, a Bachelor of Laws and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice at the Queensland University of Technology.